BJ01-07: One Day Private Mutianyu Great Wall Tour from Airport

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Over 10 hours' transit time at Beijing Capital Airport is enough for you to do this Great Wall tour from Beijing airport. After taking customs or immigration inspection, you will meet our guide outside the exit and then be escorted from Beijing airport to the Mutianyu Great Wall by a comfortable drive.

We will arrive at the scenic area after 1-1.5 hours. Mutianyu Great Wall, built in 1368 under the direction of General Xu Da, is one of the famous Great Wall sections in China, which is unique for housing dense watchtowers. After the ticket-checking, you will take a cable car up to the ramparts with the company of our guide, and then hike along the stairs to enjoy the great scene of Great Wall winding along the mountain ranges to the distance.

The Mutianyu hiking usually takes 2-3 hours. After that, we will still take the cable car to get downhill. Then your Great Wall of China day trip from Beijing ends here and you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.

Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Tour Highlights
Mutianyu Great Wall
During the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644), Mutianyu Great Wall was the important defensive screen along the northern border of Beijing, connecting Beishichang Great Wall on the east and Jiankou Great Wall on the west. It is the longest Great Wall section in China with a total length of 5,400 meters (5,900 yards), and now 2,250 meters (2,460 yards) of it is open to the public. You can see 23 watchtowers along the rampart every around 100 meters (110 yards), and there are three of them standing side by side at Zhengguan Terrace. Zhengguan Terrace, also known as Mutianyu Pass, consists of two floors to store grains and station troops in old times. The other distinctive watchtower is the Big Corner Tower at the eastern end of the ramparts. It is the highest point of the eastern part of Mutianyu and can provide great shots of the Great Wall.
Friendly Tips:

1. If you have a Chinese visa, you can get out of the airport by regular process. For passengers who are eligible for the 72-hour or 144-hour visa-free transit policy, they need to apply for the 72-hour free transit at the transfer service counter at the airport.

2. If you take much luggage, it is suggested you store your cases at the left-luggage office at the airport before taking Beijing Great Wall tour from airport. You can find the deposit desks at the following places:
T1: in the east side of the lobby on 2F;
T2: near the Gate 10 of the arrival hall on 2F;
T3: in the western and eastern sides of the arrival hall on 2F.

3. You can find exchange service counters in the luggage-reclaiming hall to convert money to Chinese Yuan if needed.

4. In order to leave enough time for boarding, we will return to the airport about 3 hours ahead of your flight schedule.
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Price Includes
  • Private English-speaking guide(s)
  • Private driver(s) & air-conditioned vehicle(s)
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
Price Excludes
  • Hotel accommodation with breakfasts
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Tips or gratuities for guide and driver
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    5.02 Reviews
    Birgitte Taylor
    Posted on September 11, 2019
    We were very satisfied with this Beijing day tour to Mutianyu Great Wall! Our guide was responsible and dedicated. A great trip!
    Tassia Kumar
    United Kingdom
    Posted on August 13, 2019
    Thanks for the good arrangement of our guide, our transit time at Beijing Airport was made good use of. We took near 2.5 hours to climb the Mutianyu Great Wall, the famous world's wonder. The scenery was so luring and fantastic! Thank TCG and I would explore other spots in Beijing if I had time!
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